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  • Fintech-110
    February 26, 2015Fintech innovation presents new opportunities
    Improvements to the customer experience, security and fraud protection, and data analytics all present opportunities for collaboration between the financial services sector and Ontario researchers and innovators, an OCE-sponsored forum heard.
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    February 26, 2015Student entrepreneurs receiving top-grade support
    Student entrepreneurs in Mississauga, Niagara Region, Guelph and Ottawa now have new resources to help their fledgling companies succeed. In early February, four new campus-based entrepreneurship programs were launched to help students and community-based enterprises develop and grow.

OCE In The News

  • March 3, 2015 – PR WebChipCare Closes Oversubscribed $5 Million Series A Financing
    ChipCare Corporation, an OCE-supported University of Toronto start-up company commercializing a handheld, blood-testing platform for HIV and other infectious and non-communicable diseases has closed a $5.045 million Series A financing to bring its first-generation product to market while further developing the platform's next generation products.
  • March 3, 2015 – County LiveCounty Cider collaborates with students, shares skills

    Loyalist College’s Manufacturing Engineering Technician program students will collaborate with the County Cider Company on an applied learning project this semester.
    Students and faculty plan to work closely with the local cider producer to evaluate its machining operations and recommend process improvements to increase productivity and flexibility. The initiative, which enables students to put their design skills to work, is made possible by a grant from the provincial government through the Ontario Centres of Excellence, and the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada, marking the College’s first NSERC award.